Special Events


The Cornelius Parks, Arts, Recreation and Culture Department offers a wide array of special events throughout the year, including
  • Cultural programs
  • Dedication ceremonies
  • Free outdoor movies and concerts
  • Seasonal celebrations

Pets (except at the All American Dog Show) and tobacco products of all kinds (including vaping) are prohibited at special events per Town ordinances.

Symphony in the Park 2016

Hooked on Cornelius

Ready for some fishing? Join Cornelius PARC and Lake Norman Wildlife Conservationists for this family fun event. 

Veterans Day Program

Observe the day with our traditional program honoring military veterans & those currently serving in our Armed Forces, along with American Legion Post 86, speakers & special music.

  • Monday, November 11
  • 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Veterans Monument at Rotary Plaza, Cornelius Town Hall
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Veterans Day 2015